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US History I

Course Numbers: 3022 (1.00)(H) | 3029 (1.00)(H) | 3023 (1.00)(C) | 3024 (1.00)(C) | 3025 (1.00)(C) | 3026 (1.00)(C) | 3027 (1.00)(C) | 3028 (1.00)(C) | 3020 (1.00)(C)
Type: HS
Area: Social Studies
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US History I: In this course, students will examine the historical and intellectual origins of the United States during the Revolutionary and Constitutional eras. Students will learn about the important political and economic factors that contributed to the outbreak of the Revolution as well as the consequences of the Revolution, including the writing and key ideas of the U.S. Constitution. Students will also study the basic framework of American democracy and the basic concepts of American government, such as popular sovreignty, federalism, separation of powers, and individual rights. Students will explore America's westward expansion, the establishment of political parties, and economic and social change. Finally, students will learn about the growth of sectional conflict, how sectional conflict led to the Civil War, and the consequences of the Civil War, including Reconstruction.